Position Details
Reference Number 162573
Position Title Registered Nurse (Grade 2) - Community Health & Rehab - McKellar Centre
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Barwon Health only
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Community Health Rehab & Palliative Care
Location McKellar Centre
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 70
Position Summary
  • Be a part of a team who enjoys an interesting, challenging and meaningful work life
  • Enjoy a flexible and healthy work/life balance
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment

About the facility

The Central Wing is located at the Inpatient Rehabilitation Centre at McKellar Centre and incorporates state of the art equipment. Central Wing provides care for Geriatric Evaluation and Management (GEM) patients.

About the role

Barwon Health has an opportunity for Registered Nurse to become part of the dynamic team at our Rehabilitation Centre at McKellar’s Central Wing Geriatric Evaluation Unit. You will have the opportunity to be part of a highly skilled, professional, friendly and dedicated team who take pride in providing a high quality service.

Duties of your role will include, but are not limited to:

  • Being responsible for the provision of patient-focused holistic nursing care in order to achieve desired health outcomes and wellbeing.
  • Delivering care to GEM patients in a supportive learning environment.
  • Demonstrating highly developed interpersonal skills, as well as sound communication skills both verbal and written.

About the culture

The team at Central Wing are supportive, professional and educated and are only too willing to provide support and direction in providing high quality service of care.

At Barwon Health we celebrate and harness diversity, and consider it a competitive advantage. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply. Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all our consumers including children and appropriate rigorous reference and background checks will be undertaken. Barwon Health is proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team on (03) 4215 0520 or via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Essential: Registration with AHPRA
Essential: Degree level qualification with a recognised educational institution in Nursing
Essential: Commitment to flexibility and innovation in practice including evidence-based approach to care
Essential: Well developed communication and interpersonal skills
Essential: Demonstrated competencies in and/or knowledge of the complexities and challenges involved in caring for patients within the Geriatric Evaluation Management Unit.
Contact Person Karen Heseltine 
Contact Person Job Title Nurse Unit Manager 
Contact Number 0434 189 342 
Closing Date 06/08/2020
Position Description
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.